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This week, in order to prepare those of you who have summer accounting internships starting soon, we decided to talk to real students who just finished their winter internships at public accounting firms.

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With Summer accounting internships beginning right around the corner, we wanted you to hear from real students who just completed their winter internships at public accounting firms.

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As summer accounting internships are starting just around the corner, we thought it would be helpful to gather some information from those who have just completed a winter internship. Hear from senior college students and recent graduates this week who give insight as to what their internship experiences were like and what you can expect and how to be successful once you've started.

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After having almost the same conversation with many different students, I wanted to create a “starting point” for my students and others so that prior to asking questions about what needed to be done to obtain a position at an accounting firm (or business), students have a baseline to work with.

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A couple weeks ago, we introduced you to Bennet Tchaikovsky, CPA, a professor of accounting at Irvine Valley College whose second passion outside of teaching is helping accounting students jump start their careers. We've partnered with Mr. Tchaikovsky who will be lending his expertise and advice in a series of articles to help accounting students gain an advantage when it comes to landing their first internship or entry-level position. Mr. Tchaikovsky starts off the series by talking about how accounting firms are structured and what they're looking for in an ideal candidate. 

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In today's world of millennial accountants, many firms are asking themselves, "What do young people and new hires to the profession want their career to look like?" As a result, many firms are restructuring their perks and benefits to attract young new hires and also retain them. And it isn't always a corner office with a view.

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Every so often, it is our pleasure to be able to work with great individuals in the accounting space whose background and experience help us provide valuable resources to our students. Today, we’re excited to welcome Bennet Tchaikovsky, JD, CPA, as a new guest author who will be sharing his knowledge regarding accounting career advice in the weeks to come. Learn more about him below.

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Grab this handy CPA vs CMA infographic to find out the difference between the two accounting credentials. 
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Having an education in accounting can open up many doors of opportunity, giving accountants greater career paths from which to choose, especially with the decision of becoming a CPA. However, the question then becomes - how do you distinguish yourself from other applicants in a market where many people are competing for the same accounting jobs and positions?

Below are 5 ways to stand out to firm recruiters and become a more attractive applicant in the accounting job market.

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Deciding which field of study to choose in college is one of the most difficult decisions that college students face each year. Anxiety about the future and stress surrounding a career choice can make you feel insecure and lost. The good news is that you’re not alone!

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